Highland Games Day Tour

  • Best price guaranteed
  • No booking fees
  • duration 1 days
  • tour type Group
  • age requirement 18-95 yrs
  • max group size 20
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-30335
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
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  • Starts Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Ends Edinburgh, Scotland
HIGHLIGHTS
  • Caber Tossing & Hammer Throwing
  • Traditional Dress
  • Highland Dancing
  • Clan Gathering
The Highland Games Day Tour tour starts and ends in Edinburgh. The Highland Games Day Tour is an explorer tour that takes 1 days taking you through Edinburgh, Scotland and other destinations in Scotland.

Pack your caber - we’re heading north to soak up the adrenaline-fuelled atmosphere of the Highland Games. Kicking off in towns and villages across Scotland, the Games, or Gatherings, promise a truly Scottish experience, with a backdrop of sexy Highland scenery to boot.
ITINERARY

HIGHLAND GAMES 2024 PROGRAMME:

◾ Sun 26th May 2024 Blair Atholl
◾ Sun 9th June 2024 Glamis
◾ Sat 6th July 2024 Luss
◾ Sun 4th August 2024 Bridge of Allan
◾ Sun 18th August 2024 Crieff
◾ Sat 7th September 2024 Braemar
◾ Sat 14th September 2024 Pitlochry

Let the battle of the clans commence! The Highland Games are a world-renowned test of strength between friends and foe. Dating back over 900 years, these athletic, kilt clad contestants promise hammer throwing, caber tossing and some classic tug-o-war action. All whilst pipe band displays, and Highland dancing add to the merriment. With over 80 Highland Games to choose from, we've picked the very best events for our range of day tours. Each has its own local charm and character - showing off Scotland's unique culture and knock-out landscapes. But if you're looking for royal games, check out the world famous Braemar Gathering which is attended by the royal family.

WHAT'S INCLUDED
Guide
  • Your Legendary Local Guide
Entrance
  • Entrance to the Games
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy.
  • Meals are not included allowing you to keep your options open and eat according to your budget.
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GOOD TO KNOW
CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Highland Games Day Tour tour. You can cancel the tour up to 49 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 48 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 30 May 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 30 May 2024, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 48 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Highland Games Day Tour tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.

Visa

For this Highland Games Day Tour tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
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